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Pelosi quotes ‘Irishman’ before signing
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Posted By: Imright, 1/16/2020 6:47:45 AM

Leave the articles of impeachment, take the cannoli. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday likened President Trump’s request for Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to “do us a favor” to coded mob lingo by invoking the new Martin Scorsese flick “The Irishman.”“Do me a favor?” said Pelosi (D-Calif.), altering Trump’s quote in closing her speech on the House floor, a short time before she signed two articles of impeachment against the president.Then, taking even further liberty with the White House-released transcript of the call between Trump and Zelensky, Pelosi said, “Do you paint houses too?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: pinger 1/16/2020 7:02:19 AM (No. 289800)
I can explain why Pelosi waited almost a month to file the articles of impeachment in the Senate. The gold embossed signing pens were back-ordered.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ming 1/16/2020 7:13:06 AM (No. 289809)
In the immortal words of Rush: dimocrats always flaunt style over substance.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: PChristopher 1/16/2020 7:32:17 AM (No. 289824)
Sounds about right, coming from the mob princess.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Muncsdad 1/16/2020 7:34:23 AM (No. 289825)
As I have said before (and many others), these people are delusional. Who can stop the Democrats and media from destroying this great country? Thank God for President Trump.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40 1/16/2020 7:41:32 AM (No. 289830)
Keep hearing that Pelosi is tough, smart, experienced, strategic thinking - yada, yada, yada. Then you look at something incredibly stupid like this.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 1/16/2020 7:56:10 AM (No. 289840)
Leave it to deep-thinking 'Rats to quote deep sources like contemporary movies in support of their political antics.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Kate318 1/16/2020 8:09:06 AM (No. 289851)
This just confirms something I have always suspected about dems. Rob Reiner writes their “clever,” one-liner, bumper-sticker slogans and comebacks.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: montwoodcliff 1/16/2020 8:29:22 AM (No. 289880)
I was thinking, if they hang anything on Trump, what is to stop Republicans from going after Obama as the leader of the coup, especially when they have the evidence to put him on trial? Like I said...just thinkin’!
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Chuzzles 1/16/2020 8:44:06 AM (No. 289907)
Given how her family ran Baltimore back in the day, I would say she would be on familiar ground with Mob talk. But to insult our intelligence this way is just ridiculous. The Mob Princess known as Pelosi is setting a precedent that even she has no clue how bad it is. Rudy and Trump are gonna fight this, and I suspect that Jay Sekulow has had a hand in setting up the defense as well. I would not bet against Jay and Rudy. Two of the most impressive legal minds out there right now. If there is one thing that Roy Cohn taught Trump back in the day it is how to pick your battles, and how to spot great legal talent.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: HotRod 1/16/2020 8:50:02 AM (No. 289916)
I want an investigation into whether Pelosi used taxpayer money to buy all those pens she handed out! That would be fraud, waste and abuse!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: greggojo 1/16/2020 9:31:46 AM (No. 289991)
Actually, her entire speech was bizarre. I know how tyrannical the Leftist bubble is when it comes to keeping their members speaking with one voice and without dissension. But I wonder what the sycophants in the press actually think about Pelosi. They likely aren't even able to express their opinions of her to their friends and cohorts, but they've got to think she's either senile or going senile.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/16/2020 9:46:22 AM (No. 290007)
Like Hillary Clinton, Pelosi is not very good at comedy and in the brilliance department dumb as a door knob again like Hillary. Both of these buffoons are vindictive, mean, ugly and power hungry but the house will drop on both these witches in the end.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: cor-vet 1/16/2020 10:26:57 AM (No. 290066)
Miss Lube Rack 1956 is ready for the asylum. Can we invoke a 'Red flag law' and have her locked up?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: jacksin5 1/16/2020 10:41:49 AM (No. 290088)
After a month of rewrite and rehearsals, Nancy finally rolls out the production. Cue the orchestra please. Overture, Curtain, Lights. This is it, The Night of Nights! No more rehearsing. And nursing our parts. We know every part by heart! You can sing the rest yourselves. Thanks to Warner Bros. and Bugs Bunny.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: hershey 1/16/2020 10:54:39 AM (No. 290115)
Hey piglosi, do us ALL a favor and retire...that would be a nice gift for 2020....you are way past your shelf life date...
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